At $130, the 2DS offers a huge array of compelling software and makes for a great entry-level gaming system to the uninitiated first-time gamer. Just be sure to buy a protective case along with it, too.
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The tail end of 2013 may have been all about Sony's PlayStation 4 and Microsoft's Xbox One, but Nintendo's handheld consoles performed pretty well too.
Nintendo also sold over 16 million packaged and digital games for its 3DS line up in 2013 -- a 45 percent increase compared to 2012.